Thesaurus / light upon
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To his amazement and chagrin, he could find no one who could throw any light upon the subject.
I am quite delighted to find that you are so well satisfied, and that the enterprise has such a light upon it.
It throws a light upon Uncle Henry's talk, which has seemed to me hitherto neither reasonable nor consoling.
This was fired, and it threw such a light upon the breach, that it was as clear as noonday.
Richard and his mate chanced to light upon a vacant piece of ground, of which they entertained great anticipations.
GRIFB. L. (BENJAMIN LEOPOLD) FARJEON
Perchance you can throw a gleam of light upon this horrible darkness.
THE SPANISH BROTHERSDEBORAH ALCOCK
It shed a flood of light upon so much that he had failed to understand!
THE DRUNKARDCYRIL ARTHUR EDWARD RANGER GULL
Professor Sykes reports seeing a distinct flash of light upon the terminator, or margin of light.
The first thing that happened to light upon the sheet was supposed to be the spirit.
Here and there was a light upon the water, and here and there the shadow of a boat.

WORDS RELATED TO LIGHT UPON

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